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Climate and Us | Plan for the vulnerable: India's heat emergency must be humane

  • This year’s heat spell should have been an opportunity to document the health burden of heat and come up with a humane plan for persons most exposed to this slow disaster. The government must act now
The first thing to do is study the impact of the heatwave on both mortality and morbidity. (PTI)
The first thing to do is study the impact of the heatwave on both mortality and morbidity. (PTI)
Published on May 17, 2022 03:23 PM IST
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ByJayashree Nandi

A fellowship between people and the planet

  • The past decade yielded several commitments toward sustainability. Yet, the share of renewables barely budged. Biodiversity loss continues. Land degradation persists. Why? 
We have collectively failed to bridge the here and now and a future that is also already here. (AP)
We have collectively failed to bridge the here and now and a future that is also already here. (AP)
Published on May 03, 2022 08:01 PM IST
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Climate and Us | Who will compensate the Indian subcontinent for this heatwave?

  • The economic, social, health and psychological impacts of the heatwave should be documented by Indian authorities and attribution reports compiled so that the issue of addressing loss and damage.
The economic impacts of the spell could be far reaching because of the impact of heat stress on agriculture, productivity and labour. That will also have to be published. (AFP)
The economic impacts of the spell could be far reaching because of the impact of heat stress on agriculture, productivity and labour. That will also have to be published. (AFP)
Published on May 03, 2022 05:05 PM IST
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Climate and Us | For scientists, approving the new IPCC report was no mean feat

  • There was major political wrangling over several issues in the SPM during the two-week approval meeting of governments and scientists. 
India objected to the use of GHG emission flows by regions from 1990, even though multiple databases go back to 1850. (AP)
India objected to the use of GHG emission flows by regions from 1990, even though multiple databases go back to 1850. (AP)
Published on Apr 11, 2022 07:07 PM IST
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Climate and Us | The Parvati Valley forest fire is a sign of the times to come

  • There are immediate meteorological features that can be linked to this spike in temperatures in March and April, but officials have explained to me that such extremes may not have been possible without the climate crisis.
Today, IPCC will release its second report of this year and third report since last August spelling out what is a living reality for millions of people. (File Photo)
Today, IPCC will release its second report of this year and third report since last August spelling out what is a living reality for millions of people. (File Photo)
Updated on Apr 04, 2022 03:45 PM IST
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